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Poseidon is the god of the sea, earthquakes and horses. He is a Greek god and a supreme god of Mount Olympus. He is brother to Zeus and Hades. These three gods created everything together. There are many gods under Poseidon such as Similarly or Nereus. They are gods of certain rivers. Poseidon Drives his chariot through the waves. He is married to Nereus’s daughter. She is the Seanymph, her name is Amphitrite. He wanted so badly to rule the Athens so him and the goddess of war, Athena, had a competition to win over the people of the city. Poseidon threw a spear at the ground and produced the Spring at the Acropolis. Athena however won the battle because she gave the people of the city olive tree. In anger of Poseidon he flooded the Attic Plain. The romans name for Poseidon is Neptune. Poseidon is the father to Theseus , who became the king of Athens. Poseidons carries a trident which can break anything on earth. Poseidon is greedy and argues with other gods a lot. His granddaughter is a Titan and her name is Oceanus (Skidmore, Joel). To impress Demeter , he made the most beautiful...
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